Rabbi Benay Lappe

The Revolution Will Not Be Translated

Screen Shot 2017-01-09 at 4.44.30 PMIt was love at first sight. As soon as I began learning Talmud at the Conservative movement’s Jewish Theological Seminary, I was in love with the Rabbis and their radical project.

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Women Changing How You Learn Talmud

The articles in this special section:
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Clelia Piperno

Amy Stone

Meet the Roman powerhouse behind the first-ever translation of the Talmud into Italian. And the Italian government picked up the tab. 

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The Revolution Will Not Be Translated

Rabbi Benay Lappe

Rabbi Lappe teaches Talmud to the 99%—Jews who’ve never had a chance to learn Talmud in its original Aramaic and Hebrew. Even people who don’t know the Hebrew alphabet are welcomed at svara, her inclusive academy.